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The Industries of the Future
While Alec Ross was working as Senior Advisor for Innovation to the Secretary of State, he traveled to forty-one countries, exploring the latest advances coming out of every continent. From startup hubs in Kenya to R&D labs in South Korea, Ross has seen what the future holds.In The Industries of ...
Rose is a sensible woman, thirty-four years old. Together with her widowed mother, Fiona, she runs a small repertory cinema in a big city. Fiona is in the early stages of dementia and is beginning to make painful references to Rose’s sister, Ava, who died young in an accident.It is high summer, a...
No One Can Pronounce My Name
In a suburb outside Cleveland, a community of Indian Americans has settled into lives that straddle the divide between Eastern and Western cultures. For some, America is a bewildering and alienating place where coworkers can’t pronounce your name but will eagerly repeat the Sanskrit phrases from ...
Before escape artist Harry Houdini died, he vowed he would find a way to speak to his beloved wife, Bess, from beyond the grave using a coded message known only to the two of them. But when a widowed Bess begins seeing this code in seemingly impossible places, it becomes clear that Harry has an u...
What We Become
In 1928, aboard the Cap Polonio - a lavish transatlantic cruise ship bound for Buenos Aires - Max Costa locks eyes with Mecha Inzunza across the first-class ballroom. They are an unlikely match. He is a thief, sleek and refined, hired to dance with unaccompanied passengers. She is the elegant wif...
The Diplomat's Daughter
During the turbulent months following the 1941 bombing of Pearl Harbor, twenty-one-year-old Emi Kato, the daughter of a Japanese diplomat, is locked behind barbed wire in a Texas internment camp. She feels hopeless until she meets handsome young Christian Lange, whose German-born parents were wro...
Exposed (A Rosato & DiNunzio Novel)
Mary DiNunzio wants to represent her old friend Simon Pensiera, a sales rep who was wrongly fired by his company, but her partner Bennie Rosato represents the parent company. When she confronts Mary, explaining this is a conflict of interest, an epic battle of wills and legal strategy between the...
A Harvest of Thorns
In Dhaka, Bangladesh, a garment factory burns to the ground, claiming the lives of hundreds of workers. Amid the rubble, a bystander captures a heart-stopping photograph - a teenage girl lying in the dirt, her body broken by a multi-storey fall, and over her mouth a mask bearing the label of one ...
Ink and Bone
Twenty-year-old Finley Montgomery is rarely alone. Visited by people whom others can't see and haunted by prophetic dreams she has never been able to control or understand, Finley is terrified by the things that happen to her. When Finley's abilities start to become too strong for her to handle -...
A Conjuring of Light (Shades of Magic, Bk.3)
Schwab, V. E.
Londons fall and kingdoms rise while darkness sweeps the Maresh Empire, and the fraught balance of magic blossoms into dangerous territory while heroes struggle. The direct sequel to A Gathering of Shadows, and the final book in the Shades of Magic epic fantasy series, A Conjuring of Light see...
Everything That Makes You
One girl, two stories.Fiona Doyle and Fi Doyle are the same but different. Fiona has thick scar tissue on her face from an accident years ago. Her notebooks are filled with lyrics about her frustrations, her dreams, and her crush on uber-jock Trent McKinnon. Fi Doyle is the top-rated high school ...
The Girl from Everywhere
As the daughter of a time traveler, Nix has spent sixteen years sweeping across the globe and through the centuries aboard her father’s ship. Modern-day New York City, nineteenth-century Hawaii, other lands seen only in myth and legend - Nix has been to them all.But when her father gambles with h...
Monstrous (Savage, Bk. 2)
Sniegoski, Thomas E.
Sidney and her friends might have survived the storm that came to the small island of Benediction, bringing with it almost unimaginable darkness and horror, but now the storm has reached Boston The terror continues as Sidney and her friends work to protect the city from the newly crazed rampage ...
Murphy, Sara Flannery
In an unnamed city, Edie works for the Elysian Society, a private service that allows grieving clients to reconnect with lost loved ones. She and her fellow workers, known as “bodies,” wear the discarded belongings of the dead and swallow pills called lotuses to summon their spirits - numbing the...
Until It Fades
Tucker, K. A.
Twenty-four-year-old truck stop waitress and single mother Catherine Wright has simple goals: to give her five-year-old daughter a happy life and to never again be the talk of the town in Balsam, Pennsylvania (population three thousand outside of tourist season). And then one foggy night, on a lo...
Emma in the Night
One night three years ago, the Tanner sisters disappeared: fifteen-year-old Cass and seventeen-year-old Emma. Three years later, Cass returns, without her sister Emma. Her story is one of kidnapping and betrayal, of a mysterious island where the two were held. But to forensic psychiatrist Dr. Abb...
Kowal, Mary Robinette
While channeling a recently dead British soldier, Ginger Stuyvesant, a medium in the Spirit Corps, uncovers evidence that he was killed by a traitor working against the Allied forces. As the investigation continues, it becomes increasingly clear that the Spirit Corps is also being directly target...
A Week of Mondays
Sixteen-year-old Ellison Sparks is having a serious case of the Mondays. She gets a ticket for running a red light, she manages to take the world’s worst school picture, she bombs softball try-outs and her class election speech (note to self: never trust a cheerleader when she swears there are no...
Be the One: Six True Stories of Teens Overcoming Hardship with Hope
Emmy Award–winning ABC News chief national correspondent and Nightline coanchor, Byron Pitts shares the heartbreaking and inspiring stories of six young people who overcame impossible circumstances with extraordinary perseverance.Abuse.Bullying.War.Drug Addiction.Mental Illness.Violence.None of t...
Secrets, Lies, and Scandals
Morgan, Amanda K.
Nothing ruins summer vacation like a secret . . . especially when it involves a dead teacher.Ivy used to be on top of the social ladder, until her ex made that all go away. She has a chance to be Queen Bee again, but only if the rest of the group can keep quiet.Tyler has always been a bad boy, bu...
Fragile Like Us
Best friends Caddy and Rosie are inseparable. Their differences have brought them closer, but as she turns sixteen, Caddy begins to wish she could be a bit more like Rosie - confident, funny, and interesting. Then Suzanne comes into their lives, beautiful, damaged, exciting, and mysterious, and t...
Meet Andrea Marr, straight-A student, thrift-store fanatic, and princess of the downtown music scene. Andrea is about to experience her first love, first time, and first step outside the comfort zone of high school, with the help of indie rock band The Color Green.
The Lying Game
On a cool June morning, a woman is walking her dog in the idyllic coastal village of Salten along a tidal estuary known as the Reach. Before she can stop him, the dog charges into the water to retrieve what first appears to be a wayward stick, but to her horror, turns out to be something much mor...
Set in a near-future Taipei plagued by pollution, a group of teens risk everything to save their city in this thrilling novel from critically acclaimed author Cindy Pon.Jason Zhou survives in a divided society where the elite use their wealth to buy longer lives. The rich wear special suits, prot...
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